Chetco Indian Memorial Board of Directors

All Chetco Historical Memorial Committee members are enrolled members of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians of Oregon.  The Siletz Reservation is located in Lincoln County, Oregon.

President

Lynda Timeus

From: Brookings, Oregon
Tribes: Chetco, Tututni

Lynda Timeus is a Chetco/Tututni descendant and an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians. She recently retired after working for more than 30 years for the Brookings-Harbor school district as Director of the Title VII Indian Education Program. She has had the unique opportunity to share her own cultural heritage with her community.  In addition to her managerial responsibilities and supervision of program staff, she teaches cultural enrichment activities. Some of her classroom presentations include cultural arts and crafts, traditional cooking and Native American history.

Vice President

Adrienne Crookes

From: Eugene, Oregon
Tribes: Chetco, Tututni, Gros Ventre

Adrienne Crookes is a Chetco/Tututni/Gros Ventre descendant and an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians. She has worked for her tribe in the Community Health Department for over ten years. She serves as health advocate, liaison and resource person for Native Americans.

Secretary/Treasurer

Karen Crump

From: Brookings, Oregon
Tribes: Chetco, Tututni

Karen Crump is a Chetco/Tututni descendant and an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians. She is a life-time native of the Chetco Valley. For the past fifteen years she has worked for the Brookings-Harbor school district as Secretary and Cultural Resource Person for the Title VII Indian Education Program.

Board Member

Elmer C. Jordan

From: Brookings, Oregon
Tribes: Chetco, Tututni

Elmer Jordan is a Chetco/Tututni descendant and an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians. He is a tribal elder who would be quick to tell you that he is eighty-nine years young and still going strong. He is currently the oldest remaining Chetco descendant living in the Chetco Valley. He cares deeply for the Brookings-Harbor area and is proud to come from a long line of Chetco people who lived here in the past. Elmer is the great-grandson of Lucy Dick. He has many fond memories of her, as she helped raise him.

Board Member

Leona Curtis

From: Crescent City, California
Tribes: Chetco, Tututni

Biography coming soon

Board Member

Milo Mann

From: Crescent City, California
Tribes: Chetco, Tututni

Milo Mann is a Chetco/Tututni descendant and an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians. He works as a licensed phlebotomist at the Curry County Medical Center.

Board Member

Megan England

From: Springfield, OR
Tribes: Chetco, Tututni, Gros Ventre

Megan England is a Chetco/Tututni/Gros Ventre descendant and an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians. She holds Master's degree in English Rhetoric and Composition from the University of Oregon with an interest in race, identity, and belonging. She works as a writing instructor in Eugene, Oregon.